Henry Ford Research Paper by hicaliber

Henry Ford
This paper explores the life, accomplishments and shortcomings of Henry Ford.
# 94859 | 1,729 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on May 10, 2007 in Business (Companies) , History (Leaders)

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This paper examines the life of Henry Ford, considering both his positive contributions to American life and his negative characteristics and outlooks. The paper credits Ford with being an innovator in his work. The history of his inventions is presented along with the background and ethics behind the companies he founded. The writer also expounds on Ford's virulent anti-Semitism, and how his beliefs as a notable American industrialist influenced intolerance toward Jews in the Midwest. The paper concluded by stating despite Ford's negative attributes he made tremendous positive contributions to American society.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Baldwin, Neil. Henry Ford and the Jews: The Mass Production of Hate. New York: Public Affairs, 2001.
  • Ford, Henry. The International Jew: The World's Foremost Problem. Whitefish Montana: Kessinger Publishing, 2003.
  • Ford, Henry and Samuel Crowther. My Life and Work. Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1925.
  • Iacocca, Lee. "Henry Ford." Time Magazine Online. 2003. Time Inc. 27 Jul. 2006 <http://www.time.com/time/time100/builder/profile/ford.html>
  • Wikipedia Contributors. "Henry Ford." Wikipedia, The Free Encylopedia. 2006. Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 27 Jul. 2006 <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Ford>.

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